Barça to become first European club to have a team in North America's professional women’s league
The Board of Directors approved a development plan for women’s football in the United States, to form part of the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL).
This plan is based on proposals drawn up by the New York office and from the sports area of the club in order to participate in the NWSL from 2018.
By doing so, FC Barcelona has made an important step in its strategy, consolidating its status as a global brand and simultaneously strengthening its commitment to women’s football.
FC Barcelona become the first European club to have a team in the American professional league for women’s football and its presence will help to further its competitiveness and knowledge of the sport in the United States